baby it’s cold outside is the blurred lines of christmas
Not only that, but when you take into consideration when the song was originally written and recorded—in the 1950s, when the very IDEA of a girl being out late with a guy was scandalous enough to mark her with the…
That’s like me with “Santa Baby” - that song not only annoys me, but it’s completely against the message of the true meaning of Christmas. To me, it’s not a funny or fun song - it’s a spoiled rotten skank asking a mythical character to bring her lots of stuff because she’s “been an awful good girl” and “an angel all year.” Singing in THAT breathy of a tone, I highly doubt it.
And don’t get me started on the radio’s insistence on playing “Raindrops on Roses” as a Christmas song. *rips hair out*